Saturday Safari: 5-7 Year Olds
Classes are designed to help students (ages 5-7) discover the fascinating world of animals. Classes combine a themed lesson with crafts, activities, trips into the zoo, and animal encounters in the classroom. Program length is 1.5 hours from 10:00 am - 11:30 am.
Member Price: $25 per class
Non-Member Price: $35 per class
Know Before You Go!
Please send students to class with a water bottle and a snack that does not contain nut products.
Please dress students in weather appropriate attire with close-toed shoes. Classes will only be cancelled if the zoo is required to close to the public.
Fall 2023 - Spring 2024
September 16th - Animal Mythbusters
There are many myths about the animal kingdom. Are snakes slimy, can parrots talk, do chickens fly? Join us as we bust these myths and more!
October 14th - Creepy Crawlies
Slither on over to the zoo to uncover the truth about some of our so-called creepy crawly friends.
November 11th - Beastly Feast
Animals of all kinds are having a feast at the zoo, and you’re invited! We will learn all about carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores.
December 9th - Tracks & Scat
Can you identify animal tracks? How about their scat? Join us and learn who pooped in the zoo!
January 13th - Measuring Up
How tall is a giraffe? How much does an alligator weigh? Find the answers to these questions and more as we explore the science of measurement.
February 10th - Animal Magicians
Abracadabra! Join us as we reveal the magic of the animal kingdom.
March 16th - Frequent Flyers
Fly with us to the wonderful world of birds! We will learn more about our feathered friends through engaging crafts and activities.
April 13th - Arsty Animals
Did you know that animals can be artists? Let’s paint the zoo in search of our artistic animals.
May 11th - A Bug's Life
Shrink down to a bug’s size as we explore the marvelous world of insects!